| Mar 25, 2011
| 2:24 PM
If it's true that gardening is a fine art, then for decades, many senior citizens have produced brilliant work in their backyards.
With the earth as their canvas, they've taken their green thumb and painted the landscape a colorful pallete of flowers,...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 1:45 AM
The despondent man had phoned his family to say he was going to end it all, and St. Joseph County police were racing the clock to get to the potential suicide before it was too late.
Electronic coordinates showed his cell phone in the woods behind...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 12:11 PM
Even youngish joints can feel creaky and painful without proper care. Luckily, lifestyle changes can help you stay active longer. "With an average life expectancy of more than 70 years, it's more important than ever for us to protect our bodies," says Dr....
| Nov 4, 2010
| 11:19 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — The defensive coordinator wasn't there Thursday night for the Newport Harbor High football team.
Tony Ciarelli was in the hospital recovering from successful knee surgery, Coach Jeff Brinkley said. He expects to be back at practice...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 2:59 PM
Bob Snyder has played competitive handball for more than 40 years.
Increasingly, though, the 61-year-old orthopedic surgeon was finding the wear in his right knee hindering his athletic drive. Over the years he had several scopes and endured several...
| Nov 22, 2010
Q: I have persistent pain below my right knee. A friend mentioned something called anserine bursitis. What is it? Can it be treated?
A: "Pes anserinus" describes the connection of three tendons: the sartorius, gracilis and semitendinosus.
| Nov 28, 2010
A new study sheds light on treatment choices for torn knee ligaments. Surgery may not be necessary.
A 30-year-old skier takes a sharp turn on the slopes and hears a dreaded "pop" in his right knee. He has ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) a...
| Nov 30, 2010
What if, instead of making a $10 insurance copayment for your cholesterol lowering drug, your employer provided it and other drugs to manage chronic conditions for free? What if your company also paid for weight management and smoking cessation classes?...
| Dec 9, 2010
| 1:30 AM
Thirteen teams will be flipping out at the annual Hub City Invitational on Saturday.
Aberdeen Central hosts the big meet beginning at noon at Golden Eagles Arena.
Participating teams include Aberdeen Central, Britton-Hecla, Brookings, Huron, Mitchell,...
| Dec 9, 2010
Q: I have pain in my knee. My doctor thinks it might be ITB syndrome. What is it? Is it treatable?
A: "ITB syndrome" is short for iliotibial band syndrome. It refers to a common cause of knee pain.
The iliotibial band is a tough fibrous (scar-like)...
| May 4, 2011
| 10:44 AM
Moments after turning the puck over and watching Alexandre Burrows score to end the Chicago Blackhawks' season, defenseman Chris Campoli stood in the dressing room at Rogers Arena and took full blame for the 2-1 overtime loss to the Vancouver Canucks in...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 3:28 PM
New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez is a game time decision with cartilage tear in his throwing shoulder. Sanchez hurt his shoulder in a 22-17 win against the Pittsburgh Steelers last Sunday. The Jets take on the Chicago Bears on Sunday at 1PM in...